POLS 632: The American Presidency

This course will explore the theoretical, historical, and contemporary forces that combine to shape the modern presidency. The process of decision-making at national level by the executive branch will be highlighted examining the Executive Office of the President (EOP) as well as the cabinet. It also provides an analysis of the interaction of formal institutional veto players of the United States government focusing on the executive branch.

Please review the syllabus for full course information.

This is a Full Semester course. Participants may register for one Full Semester course OR one course each in Summer I and Summer II.

Related Courses by Institution
POLS 611 International Political Economy (Fall 2021)
POLS 615 Western Political Theory (Winter/Spring 2022)
POLS 632 The American Presidency (Summer 2022)
POLS 612 International Security (Fall 2022)
POLS 689 Comparative Political Institutions (Winter/Spring 2023)

Ball State University

Instructor: Dr. Pamela Schaal

Graduate Credits: 3

Dates: 5/16/22 – 7/22/22

Location: Online

Format: Asynchronous

Prerequisite: Qualified to teach content area